David Connolly

Born: June 6, 1977 (age 40)

Height: 5'6" (168cm)

Hometown: London, England
Nationality: Ireland Irish

Position: Striker
David Connolly
Career History
Senior2003-2004West Ham United
2004-2005Leicester City
2005-2006Wigan Athletic
2006-2009Sunderland
2009-2012Southampton
Sports Mole has 44 articles about David Connolly. Articles 1 to 40:
Andre Gray of Burnley during the Sky Bet Championship match between Bristol City and Burnley at Ashton Gate on August 29, 2015 in Bristol, England.
Preview: Burnley vs. MK Dons
Sports Mole previews the Championship clash between Burnley and MK Dons at Turfmoor.
Sep 15, 01:54
Claudio Ranieri, Manager of Leicester City during the Pre Season Friendlly match between Lincoln City and Leicester City at Sincil Bank Stadium on July 21, 2015
Preview: Leicester City vs. Sunderland
Sports Mole takes a closer look at both sides ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash between Leicester City and Sunderland.
Aug 6, 17:07
David Connolly of Portsmouth in action during the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Chesterfield at Fratton Park on August 31, 2013
Former Republic of Ireland striker David Connolly retires
AFC Wimbledon striker David Connolly, who made 41 appearances for the Republic of Ireland, retires from football with immediate effect.
Mar 8, 10:32
Matt Tubbs of AFC Wimbledon in action during the Sky Bet League Two match between Northampton Town and AFC Wimbledon at Sixfields on November 1, 2014
League Two roundup: Matt Tubbs scores hat-trick in eight-goal thriller
Sports Mole rounds up Saturday's League Two action as Matt Tubbs nets a hat-trick in an eight-goal thriller between Portsmouth and Cambridge United.
Feb 21, 17:02
A general view of New Meadow, home of Shrewsbury Town FC on September 21, 2013
Result: Shrewsbury Town remain top of League Two after victory over AFC Wimbledon
Shrewsbury Town retain their place at the top of League Two with a 2-0 victory over AFC Wimbledon.
Feb 14, 17:05
A general view of New Meadow, home of Shrewsbury Town FC on September 21, 2013
Half-Time Report: Liam Lawrence strikes late to give Shrewsbury half-time lead
Shrewsbury Town lead AFC Wimbledon 1-0 after Liam Lawrence's goal in stoppage time.
Feb 14, 15:56
Scunthorpe United assistant manager Russell Wilcox looks at his watch during the Sky Bet League Two match against Northampton Town on September 7, 2013
Team News: Scunthorpe United make one change for Oxford United tie
Scunthorpe United make one change to their starting XI as they welcome Oxford United, with the League Two leaders chasing an automatic promotion spot.
Apr 21, 14:34
David Ball of Fleetwood Town in action during the npower League Two match between Northampton Town and Fleetwood Town at Sixfields Stadium on January 5, 2013
Result: Fleetwood Town see off Oxford United
Oxford United lose 2-0 against Fleetwood Town in today's League Two clash at the Kassam Stadium.
Apr 5, 16:51
David Ball of Fleetwood Town in action during the npower League Two match between Northampton Town and Fleetwood Town at Sixfields Stadium on January 5, 2013
Half-Time Report: Nathan Ball puts Fleetwood Town in the lead
Oxford United are currently a goal down to Fleetwood Town in today's League Two clash at the Kassam Stadium.
Apr 5, 15:49
Deane Smalley of Oxford gestures during the Sky Bet League Two match between Oxford United and Chesterfield at Kassam Stadium on September 21, 2013
Result: Oxford United beat Hartlepool United thanks to late David Connolly goal
Oxford United beat Hartlepool United 1-0 in today's League Two clash at the Kassam Stadium, thanks to a late goal from David Connolly.
Mar 21, 21:54
Lee Minshull of Newport takes a shot at goal during the Sky Bet League Two match between Newport County and Oxford United at Rodney Parade on February 18, 2014
Half-Time Report: Oxford United, Hartlepool United all square at half time
The League Two clash between Oxford United and Hartlepool United is goalless at half time.
Mar 21, 20:46
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Team News: Mason Bennett on bench for Chesterfield
Chesterfield name Derby County loanee Mason Bennett on the bench for their League Two clash with Oxford United.
Mar 15, 14:43
Burton's Adam McGurk is congratulated by teammates after scoring the opening goal against Hereford on November 10, 2013
Result: Burton Albion see off Oxford United
Burton Albion defeat Oxford United 2-1 in today's League Two game at the Kassam Stadium.
Mar 8, 17:09
Morecambe manager Jim Bentley looks on during the Sky Bet League Two match against Northampton Town on September 28, 2013
Jim Bentley: 'Morecambe deserved their point at Oxford United'
Morecambe manager Jim Bentley claims that his side fully deserved their late point at Oxford United on Saturday.
Feb 23, 07:41
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League Two roundup: Leaders lose, bottom side win
Sports Mole rounds up Saturday's action from League Two, including an important win for Northampton Town and a shock loss for Chesterfield.
Feb 22, 17:36
General view of Rodney Parade prior to the Sky Bet League Two match between Newport County AFC and Chesterfield at Rodney Parade on December 01, 2013
Team News: One change for Oxford United
Josh Ruffels replaces David Connolly in the only change to the Oxford United side for tonight's League Two match against Newport County.
Feb 18, 19:18
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Result: Oxford United thrash Mansfield Town to remain third in League Two
Oxford United register their third consecutive home win, beating Mansfield Town 3-0 to remain third in the League Two table.
Feb 15, 16:56
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Half-Time Report: David Connolly fires Oxford United in front against Mansfield Town
David Connolly's second goal for Oxford United gives his side a 1-0 half-time lead over Mansfield Town at the Kassam Stadium.
Feb 15, 15:50
Barnsley manager David Flitcroft looks on from the sidelines on October 5, 2013
Result: Oxford United fail to close gap on leaders
Oxford United fail to close the gap on League Two leaders Chesterfield after a draw against Bury.
Feb 4, 21:52
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League Two roundup: Torquay United, Dagenham & Redbridge, York City win away
Torquay United overcome a poor night's sleep to win 1-0 at Portsmouth, while Dagenham & Redbridge and York City also record impressive away victories in League Two.
Feb 1, 17:51
David Connolly of Portsmouth in action during the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Chesterfield at Fratton Park on August 31, 2013
David Connolly signs loan deal with Oxford United
David Connolly leaves Portsmouth to join Oxford United on loan.
Jan 31, 19:27
Wycombe manager Gareth Ainsworth during the League Cup tie against Leicester on August 6, 2013
Result: Last-gasp Anthony Stewart header denies Portsmouth
Anthony Stewart scores a last-gasp equaliser as Wycombe Wanderers hold Portsmouth to a 2-2 draw at Fratton Park in League Two.
Dec 4, 21:53
David Connolly of Portsmouth in action during the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Chesterfield at Fratton Park on August 31, 2013
David Connolly given coaching role at Portsmouth
Portsmouth striker David Connolly joins the coaching team at the League Two club.
Sep 25, 18:07
The Referee Steve Bratt shows a red card to David Connolly of Portsmouth during the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Chesterfield at Fratton Park on August 31, 2013
Half-Time Report: Portsmouth, Fleetwood Town level
Portsmouth and Fleetwood Town are level at half time in their League Two clash.
Sep 21, 16:01
The Referee Steve Bratt shows a red card to David Connolly of Portsmouth during the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Chesterfield at Fratton Park on August 31, 2013
Team News: Portsmouth's David Connolly back after ban
Portsmouth welcome David Connolly back into their starting lineup after suspension to face Fleetwood Town in League Two.
Sep 21, 14:49
The Referee Steve Bratt shows a red card to David Connolly of Portsmouth during the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Chesterfield at Fratton Park on August 31, 2013
Team News: Portsmouth's David Connolly back after ban
Portsmouth welcome David Connolly back into the starting lineup after suspension to face Fleetwood Town in League Two.
Sep 21, 14:49
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League Two roundup: Chesterfield leapfrog Oxford United
Sports Mole rounds up Saturday's action from League Two, including wins for Chesterfield, Bury, AFC Wimbledon, Burton and Wycombe.
Aug 31, 18:07
Tendayi Darikwa of Chesterfield celebrates with team-mates after scoring their second goal during the Sky Bet League Two match between Portsmouth and Chesterfield at Fratton Park on August 31, 2013
Result: Late goals send Chesterfield top with win at 10-man Portsmouth
Chesterfield leave it late for the second consecutive game as two goals in the last three minutes see them record a 2-0 win at 10-man Portsmouth.
Aug 31, 17:06
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Half-Time Report: David Connolly sent off during goalless first half
David Connolly's first career sending off is the major talking point during a goalless first half between Portsmouth and Chesterfield at Fratton Park.
Aug 31, 15:54
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Result: Portsmouth share points at Mansfield Town
Lindon Meikle comes off the bench to earn Mansfield Town a 2-2 draw with Portsmouth in a topsy-turvy League Two clash at Field Mill.
Aug 24, 17:34
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Result: Portsmouth power past 10-man Morecambe
Portsmouth record their first win of the season as 10-man Morecambe are beaten 3-0 at Fratton Park.
Aug 17, 17:52
Portsmouth's David Connolly celebrates after scoring the equaliser against Brentford on April 13, 2013
Result: Late Peter Murphy header earns Accrington Stanley a point
A late Peter Murphy goal cancels out David Connolly's double, as Accrington Stanley draw 2-2 with Portsmouth.
Aug 10, 14:10
Portsmouth's David Connolly celebrates after scoring the equaliser against Brentford on April 13, 2013
Live Commentary: Accrington Stanley 2-2 Portsmouth - as it happened
Read how Accrington Stanley and Portsmouth picked up their first point of the new season in a captivating 2-2 draw in Lancashire.
Aug 10, 11:45
Ryan Williams of Australia in action during the Under 20 International friendly match between the Australian Young Socceroos and the New Zealand Junior All Whites on June 10, 2013
Team News: Last-minute Oxford United signing Ryan Williams starts on bench
Fulham winger Ryan Williams joins Oxford United on loan until January and is immediately named as a substitute for today's League Two opener against Portsmouth.
Aug 3, 14:40
Portsmouth's David Connolly celebrates after scoring the equaliser against Brentford on April 13, 2013
David Connolly signs Portsmouth extension
Portsmouth striker David Connolly pens a new two-year deal with the League Two club.
May 23, 20:37
Notts County's Joss Labadie scores a goal against Doncaster on April 20, 2013
League One roundup: Doncaster Rovers suffer home defeat
Doncaster Rovers miss the opportunity to seal promotion to the Championship as they lost 1-0 at home to Notts County, while Portsmouth beat Sheffield United 3-0.
Apr 20, 17:12
Portsmouth manager Guy Whittingham during the match against Walsall on January 4, 2013
Guy Whittingham "relieved" with Portsmouth win
Portsmouth manager Guy Whittingham expresses his relief following Saturday's 2-1 win at Crewe Alexandra in League One.
Mar 2, 20:38
Nigel Adkins
Preview: Peterborough United vs. Southampton
Three points against Peterborough United will push Southampton a long way to securing promotion. Here, Sports Mole assesses their chances at London Road.
Apr 16, 19:05
Iago Falque
Team News: Iago Falque handed Southampton debut
Loanee attacker Iago Falque will make his Southampton debut during Leicester City's visit to St Mary's this evening.
Jan 23, 19:42
David Connolly
Result: Nottingham Forest 0-3 Southampton
Southampton beat Nottingham Forest 3-0 on the road.
Jan 14, 16:56



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